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  • June 15, 2022
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course will cover choosing the proper boiler, determine flow and pipe sizing, choosing a circulator, review heating systems such as Series Loop, 1 Pipe, 2 Pipe, MonoFlo, boiler components and application, boiler venting and combustion air methods, cast iron to high efficiency boiler retrofits, general troubleshooting of HE boiler components.         (more…)


  • June 20, 2022 - June 21, 2022
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Basic Principles and Practices is a prerequisite to the more advanced classes. The full-color CETP Basic Principles and Practices of Propane course offers an “entry level” course that provides pre-requisite instruction about propane’s physical and combustion properties, and how propane is produced and transported. Some of the other topics covered are: • Organizations that influence (more…)


  • June 22, 2022 - June 24, 2022
    8:00 am - 11:30 am

Propane Delivery includes inspecting, maintaining and operating propane delivery vehicles, filling propane storage containers, and making customer deliveries of propane. Bobtail Delivery Operations course provides information for drivers who operate commercial motor vehicles to deliver propane. This course also covers: Bobtail equipment and systems. Explains a bobtail’s basic equipment and systems, including the cargo tank, (more…)


  • June 24, 2022
    12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This class covers the Compressed Gas Association’s (CGA) pamphlets C-6, C-6.3 and NFPA 58 providing a step-by-step process for requalifying DOT/ICC cylinders based on the 5 year external visual inspection. Students will be shown how to take measurements and calculate formulas required during the inspection process and how to properly document their findings. At the (more…)


  • June 27, 2022 - June 29, 2022
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems focuses primarily on the procedure of designing and installing a vapor distribution system. This course addresses the different techniques and procedures for designing and installing vapor distribution systems as well as proper validation of installation to include the appliance and venting system. Registration includes the following: Book: CETP (more…)


  • June 30, 2022
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Individuals who attend the three day CETP 4.3 – Installing Appliances and Interior Vapor Distribution Systems class will have the option of also registering for this half day skills assessment to complete the final action required in order to receive the certification. To learn more about the required skills assessment, please click here Skills Assessment Topics Will (more…)


  • July 11, 2022 - September 16, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Technical Education Center (PPATEC) is excited to announce a new workforce development initiative called the 10-Week HVAC & Energy Professional Program. This gateway program was created to recruit and train new individuals into our industry. PPA and PPATEC members who hire entry level field technicians will now have the option of (more…)


  • August 1, 2022 - August 4, 2022
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Primarily focuses on safely and efficiently working with the electrical components in basic propane appliances. For the purpose of this course, basic propane appliances are defined as simple appliances that do not have advanced controls and complex electronic ignition systems. They may have simple electronic ignition systems, such as those found in many ranges. They (more…)


  • August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Gas Heating Fundamentals of Installation & Servicing training This robust 5-day class will provide a foundation of theory, practical application, and safe principles for working with natural gas and propane heating equipment. Students will progressively develop their knowledge and skills in servicing, troubleshooting, maintaining, and installing natural gas and propane heating equipment, both residential and (more…)


  • August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Primarily focuses on safely and efficiently servicing, troubleshooting, and repairing basic propane appliances. For the purpose of this course, basic propane appliances are defined as simple appliances that do not have advanced controls and complex electronic ignition systems. They may have simple electronic ignition systems, such as those found in many ranges. They include 120/24 (more…)

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